City, University of London's hackathon. 24 hours to learn, build and share!

HackCity (a student-run hackathon at City, University of London) is welcoming students from all over the world for a weekend of hacking, workshops and fun!

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HackCity 2017 Winner (3)

Cities themed hack

No User Interface hack

Oldest technology used effectively

Internet of "stupid things" (2)

Creative use of Camera

Accenture - Best Artifical Intelligence Hack (2)

The Accenture “’Best Artificial Intelligence Hack’ invites participants to build a hack using any topic in AI / machine learning.

Find My Past - Best use of our Tech Stack (2)

The Findmypast challenge is to build a project using any part of the technology stack used by the company, which includes Reactjs , Elixir , GraphQL and Docker .

They’ll be evaluating projects based on the following categories:
- Most creative use of tech
- Best built by the book project
- Least amount of code used to deliver the most amount of features

AI Gaming - Best Poker Bot (2)

The AI Gaming challenge invites you to create a poker playing intelligent bot and use it to compete against our house bots as well as bots created by other participants.

Best interactive website using .tech domain

.tech are offering a prize for the "Best interactive website using a .tech domain".

The website must be connected to a .tech domain to qualify for this challenge.

Amazon Web Services - Best Use of AWS

$30 Amazon Gift Card

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Teams must have 4 or less people to be eligable for prizes.


HackCity Team

HackCity Team

Charles Watson

Charles Watson
City, University of London

Aravin Naren

Aravin Naren
City, University of London

Artur Liashenkl

Artur Liashenkl



Judging Criteria

  • Fun
  • Learning
  • Creativity
  • Technology